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Booster Essence Megalist! (FTE Yeast & ferment extract types)

  One of the most essential steps of Asian Skincare is probably the use of booster essences, also known as First Treatment Essences (FTE) for some of you. Since First Treatment Essence is a product name of Missha, Koreans generally refer to this type of products as booster essences — a product that is designed […]
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The Evolution of “Korean Skincare Routine”

  I have mentioned previously about my personal encounter on Korean skincare routines back in 2001 ish when I was still a little girl. The methodology on how to apply skincare products is quite similar to what we consider today as the “10-step Korean Skincare Routine”, introduced by Charlotte Cho. However, back then the trends, […]
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